Sunset over the mine

© DeWaal Venter

Sunset over the mine

Uploaded: October 01, 2005

Description

Tv 1/396 Av 4.9 ISO100 17,3 mm focal length

The hill on the horison is a huge "mine dump", the fine sand that remains after gold ore has been crushed and the gold extracted. This dump was once the biggest sand dump in the world, now it is being reduced as sand is continuously taken away for commercial purposes.



Comments

Roxanne M. Bubar October 01, 2005

Breathtaking sunset and view. #319431

DeWaal Venter October 02, 2005

Hello Roxanne

Thanks for your kind comment.

I think the fact that there are some lights in the dark area helps to make this fairly ordinary sunset a little more interesting.

Regards

De Waal #1910180

DeWaal Venter October 03, 2005

Almost forgot!

Roxanne, you're cordially invited to visit my photoblog "Thinking Photography". The current theme is "Africa". I think you'll enjoy it. Got to dewalvis.blogspot.com. Welcome!

De Waal #1910288


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